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  • I have a 14-year old son who is participating this year for the second time. We're planning to do it together next year - I'm finishing an MBA program this summer. Several of his friends are also planning to do it this year - there's a club at the high school.
  • Good question - how do we find the equivalent of that big audition??? Participating in NaNoWriMo last year both challenged me and excited me. I plan to do it again. Committing to blogging challenges me every week.
  • I enjoyed reading your blog Allison. I was part of a committee in Evanston, Illinois that planned some events for our town. It brought back memories to me of participating in the Civil Rights Movement and I blogged about it on http://recipesforabetterworld.blogspot.com
  • Cate, Thanks for such great feedback.  I am really glad this piece spoke to you.  Have you heard of THIS IS MY BRAVE?   A dear friend of mine is participating in the D...
  • I'm also participating in NaPoWriMo (30 poems in 30 days)...see it here: http://onandoffthepage.blogspot.com but I will post my pocket poem there tonight!
  • Emily, thank you for this thought-provoking post. I'm in the same boat as  you are as an obliger when it comes to writing.  I'm participating in NaNoWriMo because it's...
  • Hello She Writers! I've been a member for months, been lurking but not really participating. After reading Marisel's post I had to respond. Yeah, I get it. I've been w...
  • Congratulations to the winning entrants. Everyone deserves a round of applause for participating.
  • After dropping Sweet Potato Pie off downtown I decided I wouldn't let not participating in a proper NaNoWriMo this year keep me from using that particular group spirit...
  • You don't make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas. ~Shirley Chisholm Alicia, My surprise com...